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Jan 31, 2018 at 6:56 am
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Global Event: Total Lunar Eclipse


Local Type: Total Lunar Eclipse, in City of Murphysboro

Begins: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 4:51 am

Maximum: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 6:56 am 1.06 Magnitude

Ends: Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 10:08 am

Duration: 5 hours, 17 minutes

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January 31, 2018 — Total Lunar Eclipse — City of Murphysboro

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in City of Murphysboro. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (CST) for City of Murphysboro.

TimePhase DirectionAltitude
4:51 am Wed, Jan 31
Penumbral Eclipse begins The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.Map direction West 273°
23.8°
5:48 am Wed, Jan 31
Partial Eclipse begins Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.Map direction West 281°
13.0°
6:51 am Wed, Jan 31
Total Eclipse begins Total moon eclipse starts - completely red moon.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction West-northwest 289°
1.6°
6:56 am Wed, Jan 31
Maximal Eclipse visible in City of Murphysboro The maximum part of the eclipse occurs when the Moon is close under the horizon. The best time to view the eclipse in City of Murphysboro would be around this time.
Moon close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction West-northwest 290°
0.9°
7:01 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMoonset Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 291°
-0.0°
7:29 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleMaximum Eclipse Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 295°
-5.5°
8:07 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visibleTotal Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 301°
-11.8°
9:11 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Northwest 312°
-21.4°
10:08 am Wed, Jan 31Not directly visiblePenumbral Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction Northwest 324°
-28.6°

The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of the Earth.


Eclipses and Transits Visible in City of Murphysboro

Eclipse Visibility From City of MurphysboroVisibility Worldwide
Jan 31, 2018 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse North/East Europe, Asia, Australia, North/East Africa, North America, North/West South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Jan 20/21, 2019 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic
Nov 11, 2019 Partial Mercury TransitPartial Mercury Transit South/West Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Jul 4/5, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, Much of Africa, Much of North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica
Nov 30, 2020 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Australia, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic

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